The reintroduction of elk east of the Mississippi has been one of the greatest conservation successes of the 21 st century.
And it is about to grow even more. Elk will be singing John Denver’s Country Roads. As West Virginia, Mountain Mama, bring elk back home.
The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources announced this week that they will start a reintroduction plan starting with 20 Elk this fall. West Virginia is the 7 th state east of the Mississippi to reintroduce elk.
For the full press release: http://wvmetronews.com/2016/10/01/elk-reintroduction- gets-green- light/